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[audio]Bhante Anandajoti on the Four Assemblies
This is a Dhamma Talk given at the Vivekavana Buddhist Society on September 18th to celebrate the First Annual International Bhikkhuni Day, which was held the day before. The talk discusses the original intentions behind the organisation of the Buddhist community, how that has changed over time, and the benefits there would be in returning to the Buddha’s original intentions. Along the way the talk takes into consideration the original organisation of the Sanghas, their relationships internall...
Keywords: Bhikkhunis, History, Sangha, Women
Downloads: 144
[audio]Ven. Bodhicitta: Giving up a Career to become a Bhikkhuni - Ven. Bodhicitta
A talk given in Taiping, Malaysia as part of a Dhamma Duta tour organised by the Support Network for Women Renunciants in Malaysia and Singapore. In the talk Ven. Bodhicitta discusses her motivation for giving up a successful career in Bio-Medicine to become a Theravada Bhikkhuni.
Keywords: Bhikkhunis, Nuns, Buddhism, Dhamma, Dharma
Downloads: 87
[audio]Arahat Dhammadinna Elaborates on the Dhamma - Anandajoti Bhikkhu
A major discourse (MN 44) in which Visākha questions his ex-wife the Arahat Nun Dhammadinnā on Dhamma. Together with the commentarial introduction.
Keywords: Buddhism; Dhamma; Dharma; Bhikkhunis; Nuns
Downloads: 32
[audio]Bhante Anandajoti: The Bhikkhuni Lineage - Bhante Anandajoti
A short talk given by Bhante Anandajoti on International Bhikkhuni Day, September 29th, 2012, to introduce some of the issues around the ordination of women in the Theravada tradition. The talk covers such topics as the Buddha's original intention in organising the Dispensation, the teachings given by Bhikkhunis, the Asokan missions and their results, passing the lineage to China, the end of the lineage, its reinstatement and more.
Keywords: Bhikkhunis; Women's Ordination; Nuns; Theravada; Asokan Missions
Downloads: 105
[audio]Stories about The Foremost Nuns - Anandajoti Bhikkhu
A translation of the thirteen commentarial stories about the nuns the Buddha singled out at excelling in various spiritual qualities (AN and AA, together with supplementary material.
Keywords: Nuns; Bhikkhunis; Buddhist Biography; Buddhism; Dhamma; Dharma
Downloads: 25
[audio]Bhikkhunisamyuttam Chanted in Pali - Anandajoti Bhikkhu
A recital of the 5th collection in the Saṁyuttanikāya concerning Bhikkhunīs and their encounter with Māra. The recital is in Pāḷi, for recordings of the English translation go to this page.
Keywords: Bhikkhunis, Nuns, Mara, Discourses, Dhamma, Dharma, Sutta, Sutra
Downloads: 418
[audio]Thematic Discourses about Nuns - Anandajoti Bhikkhu
Ten short but profound discourses from the Thematic Discourses (Saṁyuttanikāya) in the Pāḷi Canon in which Māra tries to tempt or distract various Arahat nuns but only gets fine rebukes from the nuns for his trouble. Some of the most memorable teaching in verse is found in this collection. The text with the audio embedded on the page, can be found on this page. The recital here is in English, for the same discourses in Pāḷi go to this page.
Keywords: Bhikkhunis, Nuns, Mara, Discourses, Dhamma, Dharma, Sutta, Sutra
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[audio]Ven Bodhicitta: Is Bhikkhuni Ordination Against The Buddha's Teaching - Ven. Bhikkhuṇī Bodhicitta
The Sri Lankan bhikkhuṇī Ven. Bodhicitta discusses whether the recent reintroduction of the bhikkhuṇī ordination in the Theravāda Buddhist tradition is against the Buddha's Teaching or intentions. The talk was recorded at Mahindarama, Penang, as part of a tour organised by the Supprt Network for Women Renunciants in Malaysia and Singapore in February 2012.
Keywords: Bhikkhunis, Dhamma, Dharma, Nuns, Ordination, Buddhist History, Buddhism
Downloads: 290
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